When entrusting a nursing home with the care of our loved ones, we want to make sure they provide the best possible care and a safe environment. The ratings and violations of nursing homes by regulatory bodies can provide a tremendous amount of insight into the quality of care that is being provided. It is important to know about any violations or unsatisfactory ratings so that you can make an informed decision about the right nursing home for your loved one. Our nursing home abuse lawyers at The Kryder Law Group, LLC Accident and Injury Lawyers understand the importance of securing the safety and welfare of our loved ones.
We’ve put together this nursing home violations and ratings series to help provide you and your family with the information you need to make an informed decision when selecting a long-term care facility. In this article, we will look at Park View Rehabilitation Center.
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Park View Rehabilitation Center Information
Park View Rehabilitation Center in Chicago, IL is a large facility with 128 beds and has for-profit, LLC ownership. Park View Rehabilitation Center is not a part of a continuing care retirement community. It participates in Medicare and Medicaid.
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) provides a nursing home star rating system with a scale of 1 to 5 stars. Nursing homes with a 5 star rating are considered to be above average and nursing homes rated 1 star are below average. The CMS scored each facility with one overall rating, and also separate ratings for health inspections, staffing, and quality measures.
CMS Two Star Rating – Below Average
Park View Rehabilitation Center has a two star below average overall rating from the CMS. They were rated 2 out of 5 stars for health inspections, 2 out of 5 stars for staffing, and 2 out of 5 stars for quality measures. They have received two federal fines in the last three years totaling $43,857.
U.S. News and World Reports Ratings for Park View Rehabilitation Center
U.S. News and World Reports also provide ratings for nursing homes. Park View Rehabilitation Center was rated 1 out of 5 overall. They were rated below average (1 out of 3) for short-term rehabilitation and below average (1 out of 3) for long-term care.
Nursing Home Abuse or Neglect Recoveries Against Park View Rehabilitation Center
Doing an online search and looking for news stories covering past or pending abuse or neglect cases related to the abuse of a nursing home resident is another way to find out more about the safety of nursing homes in Illinois.
What to Do If You Suspect Abuse at Park View Rehabilitation Center
The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) hotline for suspected nursing home abuse is: 1-800-252-4343.
If you suspect abuse is taking place at an Illinois nursing home, contact the IDPH hotline, and then reach out to The Kryder Law Group, LLC Accident and Injury Lawyers. Our experienced nursing home abuse lawyers are here to help you get the justice your family deserves. Contact us today for a free consultation.
Common Types of Nursing Home Abuse
Nursing home abuse is not always obvious or easy to identify. It can take many forms, including physical, emotional and financial abuse. Here are some of the most common types of nursing home abuse:
Physical Abuse: This type of abuse involves physical force being used against a nursing home resident such as slapping, hitting, pushing, kicking or restraining.
Emotional Abuse: This type of abuse involves verbal or non-verbal acts that cause mental suffering, such as insults, threats, humiliation and intimidation.
Financial Abuse: This type of abuse occurs when a person takes advantage of a nursing home resident by misusing their money or assets for financial gain.
Neglect: This type of abuse occurs when a nursing home fails to provide the necessary care and services that a resident needs in order to stay safe and healthy.
Sexual Abuse: This type of abuse involves any sexual contact with a nursing home resident without their consent.
If you suspect your loved one is being abused or neglected in any way, it’s important to take action quickly. Our nursing home abuse lawyers are here to help you get the justice your family deserves. Contact us today for a free consultation.
Contact a Nursing Home Abuse Lawyer Today
If you or a loved one have been the victim of abuse or neglect in Illinois nursing homes, contact The Kryder Law Group, LLC Accident and Injury Lawyers today. Our experienced nursing home abuse lawyers understand the suffering that can occur when our most vulnerable are taken advantage of in this way. We will fight to get you the justice and compensation your family deserves. Contact us for a free consultation today.
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